Indonesia Open 2022 LIVE: Prannoy beat Lakshya Sen: World No.9 Lakshya Sen bowed out from the first round of the Indonesian Open as he faced straight set defeat against fellow compatriot HS Prannoy on Wednesday. Kidambi Srikanth will his campaign later in the day. He will be up against France’s Brice Leverdez. Follow Indonesia Open 2022 LIVE Updates with InsideSport.IN
Men’s Singles matches on Day 2
- Lakshya Sen lost to HS Prannoy –
- Srikanth vs Leverdez LIVE – 3.30 PM
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Indonesia Open 2022 LIVE: HS Prannoy defeats Lakshya Sen in straight sets in first round, Kidambi Srikanth to play later in the day – Follow Indonesian Open LIVE updates
21-9 to Prannoy, Prannoy achieves victory in straight sets.
20-8 to Prannoy, Prannoy hits a cross-court smash as he gets to the match point.
18-6 to Prannoy, Prannoy gets seven consecutive points on the trot as he looks set for a straight set victory.
13-6 to Prannoy, Prannoy hits an unpayable smash to take 13-6 lead against Lakshya.
11-3 to Prannoy, Prannoy continues from where he left off as he enters the break with a massive 11-3 lead.
21-10 to Prannoy, After the break, Prannoy was too dominant as he started dominating the set with Lakshya unable to find any answers. He won the set 21-10.
11-8 to Prannoy, Prannoy enters the break with a three-point lead, After a successful cross court smash.
8-8 to Prannoy, Prannoy levels the score as Lakshya hits on the net.
5-6 to Prannoy, Prannoy reduces the deficit with some good shots challenging Lakshya.
6-3 to Lakshya Sen, Lakshya Sen looks good with his returns and placements as he takes three-point lead.
Lakshya Sen vs Prannoy
India at Indonesia Open: Other than singles, Indian Doubles team will also be in action on Day 2. Chirag Shetty & Satwiksairaj, MR Arjun & Dhruv Kapila, Krishna Prasad Garaga and Vishnuvardhan Goud Panjala will be seen in Men’s Doubles.
The women’s pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy, Treesa Jolly and Gayatri Gopichand will also play opening rounds.
Men’s Singles matches on Day 2
- Lakshya Sen vs HS Prannoy – 1.30 PM
- Kidambi Srikanth vs Brice Leverdez – 3.30 PM
Lakshya Sen vs HS Prannoy
In men’s singles, eighth seed Sen and HS Prannoy — the two architects of India’s epic Thomas Cup win — will cross sword in an all Indian contest.
Sen has been in good touch for the last few months. His World Championships bronze was followed by a maiden Super 500 title win at India Open.
He made a final appearance at the All England Championship and German Open Super 300. At the Indonesia Masters, he faced quarterfinal exit and he will look to bounce back.
Meanwhile, Parannoy missed the Indonesian Masters to prepare himself for this event. He is on a good form. He finished as runner-up at Swiss Open this year. He was also unbeaten in the Thomas Cup. He faced a first round defeat at Thailand Open and will look to give a tough fight agaist Lakshya in the upcoming contest.
Kidambi Srikanth vs Brice Leverdez
Kidambi Srikanth was about to face Chinese Taipei’s Wang Tzu Wei but a last minute pull out by the latter made Brice Leverdez enter the main draw.
Srikanth is eyeing his maiden title this year. The World No.11 is in a great form at the moment. He played a stellar role in India’s Thomas Cup winning campaign by winning all his six matches in the tournament.
He then pulled out of the second round contest in the Thailand Open.
India’s MR Arjun and Dhruv Kapila will be in action against Japan’s Keiichiro Matsui and Yoshinori Takeuchi in the first round of the men’s doubles.
In the women’s doubles event, Ashwini Bhat and Shikha Gautam will be up against China’s Zhang Shu Xian and Zheng Yu. The other women’s doubles duo Haritha Harinarayanan and Ashna Roy will begin their campaign by facing Jeong Na Eun and Kim Hye Jeong.
Where to watch Indonesia Open Badminton 2022 LIVE Streaming?
Fans in India can watch the Indonesia Open 2022 first round LIVE on BWF’s official Youtube channel BWF TV. LIVE streaming will also be available on Voot Select app from the quarterfinal stage.
Indonesia Open 2022 LIVE: HS Prannoy defeats Lakshya Sen in straight sets in first round, Kidambi Srikanth to begin Indonesia Open campaign later in the day – Follow Indonesian Open LIVE updates
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